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it’s a fair cop

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishit’s a fair copit’s a fair copADMIT British English spoken used humorously when someone has discovered that you have done something wrong and you want to admit it cop
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it’s a fair copIt's a fair cop - honest, officer!And criminals are warned that from then, they won't even have time to tell police it's a fair cop.Do you want me to say that it's a fair cop or something?
it’s a fair copit’s a fair copBritish English used humorously to admit that you should not be doing something that someone has caught you doing fair
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it’s a fair copAnd criminals are warned that from then, they won't even have time to tell police it's a fair cop.It's a fair cop - honest, officer!Do you want me to say that it's a fair cop or something?
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